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Who Should Enrol

  • Investment advisors and representatives who want to distinguish themselves with knowledge of both fundamental and technical analysis
  • Individuals who wish to move into or progress in professional trading roles either the buy or sell side. This certificate is on the path to the Certificate in Equity Trading and Sales and the Certificate in Fixed Income Trading and Sales
  • Self-directed investors who just want to sharpen their trading skills.
  • Junior analysts and portfolio managers who want to learn more about technical analysis and how it can complement fundamental analysis

With this certificate, you will be recognized for your sophisticated expertise in:

  • Comparing and contrasting fundamental and technical analysis
  • Distinguishing between economic, industry and company analysis
  • Calculating and interpreting the intrinsic value of a stock
  • Constructing and interpreting bar, line, candlestick and point and figure charts
  • Identifying support and resistance levels and trend lines
  • Reading and interpreting continuation and reversal chart patterns
  • Using trend-following and momentum statistical market indicators
  • Understanding the relationship between various types of markets (commodities, fixed income, foreign exchange and equity)
  • Understanding the benefits and detriments of high frequency trading
  • Implementing money market rules